The Pizza Garden is now 1 year old and it’s producing a literal ton of veg in it’s second growing season. If you haven’t seen the making videos check out the short compilation video of the 3 part series and the playlist on our youtube channel.
On the weekend we were helping to create a No Dig Food Forest at a workshop hosted by Rowan Wellness & Gardens in county Cavan, Ireland. We used the lasagne gardening method covering the grass with cardboard. Then adding a generous layer of compost and finally topping it off with a layer of woodchips.
Here’s a quick tour of one of our new gardens only established at the end of March this year, the Sun Garden. It is home to mostly pumpkins and tuberous vegetables as it is located on the west side of our polytunnel, the warmest spot in the garden. Half of the rain falling on the […]
The Woodchip Island is by far our most productive and closest to zero maintenance garden. We’ve been planting more and more perennials filling all those gaps where annual vegetables used to roam last year. Around 100 varieties of fruits, berries, flowering insecteries and tuberous vegetables all in a fairly compact space. We only spend 5 […]
You can grow your own plants for free with this simple technique. It only takes about 6 weeks to root a cutting which can then planted out or potted to become a full size plant in only a matter of a couple of months. Mid summer is the ideal time to use new growth, also […]
In this video we’re showing you how we plant our tiger nuts, also known as Chufa. Even though it’s a little late in the growing season to plant them out they should still multiply nicely by the end of November when the first hard frost knocks them back. The best time to plant them is […]
In this short video we are showing you how to get started with your own No Dig Lasagne Garden. This type of garden is extremely low maintenance yet highly productive. We planted hundreds of herbaceous perennials, berry bushes, rhubarb, herbs and even some heartnut and walnut trees. It’s important to smother the existing […]
In this short video we are showing you how to get started with your own No Dig Lasagne Garden. This type of garden is extremely low maintenance yet highly productive. We planted hundreds of herbaceous perennials, berry bushes, rhubarb, herbs and even some heartnut and walnut trees. It’s important to smother the existing vegetation before […]
Woody cuttings such as Willows or Currants should not be allowed to dry out during storage and are best stored in a bucket half filled with water. This way they will be fine for weeks until you’re ready to plant them. Hardwood cuttings can be planted while trees are dormant in Winter from November until […]
153 people entered the raffle! The Winners are: Elizabeth Flynn and Claudine Mahu Congratulations!! You will be contacted by email shortly! Hi Everybody! To celebrate the arrival of the Summer we are having a June Bank Holiday Plant Giveaway Raffle. This time we are giving away 2 big boxes of perennial plants of your […]